Men's Track & Field Takes First In Quad-Meet
April 3, 2004 - Springfield College senior Pawel Jaroszweicz (East Longmeadow, Mass.)
took first place in the 400-meter dash (48.06) and tied for first in the 200-meter dash (21.50) as the Pride finished first in a quad-meet this afternoon at Blake Track.
SC compiled 216 total team points in the meet, 10 points ahead of Bates at 206 points. Tufts finished third on the day with 184 points, and the University of Southern Maine finished with 68 points.
SC senior Brian Pearsall (Fairport, N.Y.)
won the 800-meter run in a time of 1:58.68.
In the field events, SC junior Justin Welch (Woburn, Mass.)
won the high jump competition (1.93 meters), junior Matt Acciaioli (Warwick, R.I.)
took the shot put competition (15.15 meters), and freshman Cameron Tuchetti (South Deerfield, Mass.)
won the javelin throw (52.01 meters).
Final Team Results:
1. SC – 216
2. Bates – 206
3. Tufts – 184
4. Southern Maine – 68
Head Coach Ken Klatka
, an associate professor of physical education
at Springfield College, will enter his 38th season as head
coach, and 44th as a coach overall, of the men’s track and field program in 2013-2014. He ranks
among the nation’s most successful coaches, with an
overall record of 447 wins, 156 losses, and two ties for
an impressive .743 winning percentage. In 2011, Klatka was inducted into the Springfield College Athletic Hall of Fame.
Contact Head Coach Ken Klatka
| Phone: 413.748.3230